This  section is for journal articles and books that may be of interest to Continence Nurse Specialists. These items are refreshed regularly.


Toye, F., & Barker, K. L. (2020). 'A meta-ethnography to understand the experience of living with urinary incontinence: ‘is it just part and parcel of life?’. BMC Urology, 20(1), 1-25

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Caldwell, P. H., Codarini, M., Stewart, F., Hahn, D., & Sureshkumar, P. (2020). Alarm interventions for nocturnal enuresis in childrenCochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, (5). Art. No.: CD002911. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD002911.pub3.

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Aziz, I., Whitehead, W. E., Palsson, O. S., Törnblom, H., & Simrén, M. (2020). An approach to the diagnosis and management of Rome IV functional disorders of chronic constipationExpert Review of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, 14(1), 39-46.

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Pieri, C., & Patton, V. (2020). Clinical nursing management of low anterior resection syndrome: A practical guide to understanding and managing symptomsJournal of Stomal Therapy Australia, 40(2), 8-13

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Booth, J., Bliss, D., & International Continence Society Nursing Committee. (2020). Consensus statement on bladder training and bowel trainingNeurourology & Urodynamics. 39(5), 1234-1254

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van Houten, P., Newman, D., Wijk, H., Koehler, B., Costa, A., & Hutt, E. (2020). Development of a toileting and containment decision support toolJournal of Wound Ostomy & Continence Nursing, 47(1), 54-64.

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Davis, N. J., Clark, P. C., Johnson II, T. M., & Wyman, J. F. (2020). Feasibility of Tele-Prompt: A tablet-based prompted voiding intervention to support informal caregivers of older adults with urinary incontinenceGeriatric Nursing, 41(4), 411-420

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Andy, U. U., Jelovsek, J. E., Carper, B., Meyer, I., Dyer, K. Y., Rogers, R. G., ... & Pelvic Floor Disorders Network. (2020). Impact of treatment for fecal incontinence on constipation symptomsAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 222(6), 590-e1.

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Abrams, P., Cardozo, P., Wagg, A., & Wein, A., (Ed.) (2017). Incontinence - 6th international consultation on incontinence (6th ed.). Bristol, UK.: ICI-ICS, International Continence Society. (A digital edition can be downloaded free of charge from here) 

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Yates, A. (2020). Incontinence-associated dermatitis 1: Risk factors for skin damageNursing Times,116(3), 46-50.

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